The following poem is from the book "Have-A-Look Poems" by B. Wees dated 1946 in Elkins, West Virginia.
Egg-ology by B. Wees
Old Farmer Corn Tassel remarked to his wife,
As he hung up his hat on a peg:
"I'll be jiggered if I can see, for my life,
How a black hen can lay a white egg!"
Said Mrs. Corn Tassel: "Just take my advice,
Your question's both silly and vague.
When you hear the hen cackle, just remember the price,
And go fetch home the egg!"
Chicken Coop at Granny Sue & Larry's Homestead.